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Browne Jacobson announces partner promotions for 2017

Browne Jacobson announces partner promotions for 2017 National law firm Browne Jacobson has announced the promotion of seven lawyers to its partnership, bringing the total number of partners at the firm to 125. The promotions took effect from 1 May 2017. The…

Why We’re Moths to Manchester’s Flame

Marketing communications agency Big Partnership held a senior networking lunch recently to mark its first anniversary in Manchester – welcoming Mike Blackburn, chair of Greater Manchester Local Enterprise Partnership, as a guest speaker. Head of North West Sarah Lawless shares a few…

pro-manchester welcomes Andy Burnham as Mayor of Manchester

pro-manchester are delighted to welcome Andy Burnham as Mayor of Manchester. Andy has already moved quickly to appoint Sir Richard Leese as Deputy Mayor with responsibilities for the Economy and Business and also to appoint Beverley Hughes Baroness Hughes of Stretford with…

Roma Finance launch special spring 0.75% bridging rate

Roma Finance, the bridging finance lender, has announced a special spring rate of 0.75% per month and up to 75% LTV on residential investment first charge bridging cases that complete by 31st May. A tranche of £15m is available for introducers, who…

Wilson Gunn Makes Three New Partners

Wilson Gunn, the firm of patent and trade mark attorneys, is delighted to announce that Chris McDonald, Marc Lewis and Mark Jolly have joined the partnership. All three are based in the firm’s Manchester head office. Chris McDonald is a patent and…

Tim Bacon Foundation Announces Thursday 21st September for multi restaurant Charity Dinner and Dream the Impossible Party

Manchester's first ever city-wide banquet will aim to raise half a million pounds in just one night in memory of restaurant entrepreneur Tim Bacon. Co-founder of the Living Ventures Restaurant empire, he is credited with transforming Manchester's dining scene but passed away…

HILL DICKINSON APPOINTS JOHN GITTINS AS NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

International commercial law firm Hill Dickinson has announced the appointment of John Gittins as non-executive director. John joins the firm with a wealth of experience, having previously worked with Electricity North West and United Utilities in non-executive roles, as well as holding…

COLLIERS INTERNATIONAL SECURES £340,000 SALE OF UNIT 12 ON COMMON BANK INDUSTRIAL ESTATE, ACKHURST ROAD, CHORLEY, LANCS TO LLOYD & JONES ENGINEERS

Manchester, 3rd May 2017 – Merseyside-based Lloyd & Jones Engineers Ltd has acquired Unit 12 on Common Bank Industrial Estate in Chorley, Lancs, for £340,000 in a deal brokered by real estate advisors Colliers International. Acting on behalf of owner NIS Holdings…

Peninsula and Salford University launch new partnership

Peninsula, the UK’s most trusted provider of employment law, HR, health & safety and EAP services has today announced the launch of an exciting new partnership with Salford University. The partnership will provide opportunities for Salford students to undertake both undergraduate and…

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